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Auction: CSS37 - Fine Stamps and Covers of China and Hong Kong
Lot: 1511

Large Dragons
Imperforate Proofs with Extra Circle Removed
1ca. to 5ca. set of three with lower corner margins. 1ca. bluish green [21] with lower left corner margins, large part original gum showing the line break above the right hand value; Peter Holcombe number on the reverse. 3ca. pale brown-red [12] from setting III with lower right corner margins showing the characteristic white patch near the lower corner. 5ca. ochre-yellow [25] with lower right corner margins and showing the weak side to the right value tablet, large part original gum. A remarkable and highly desirable set

1ca. H.B.R. Clarke, April 1958

3ca. Philip Ireland, May 1989

5ca. Sir Percival David, October 1967 and Philip Ireland, May 1989

壹分銀至伍分銀, 全套三枚, 帶下角位邊紙. 壹分銀, 藍綠色[21]帶左下角位邊紙, 保留大部分原膠, 右邊票值上線框有破, 票背有Peter Holcombe記號; 三分銀, 淡棕紅色[12]來自第三版式帶右下角位邊紙, 近下角位有白色小塊; 伍份銀, 赭黃色[25]帶右下角位邊紙, 右票值位有㸃薄, 保留大部分原膠; 全套整體保存完好, 值得注意._x000D_ _x000D_ 源流: 1958年4月H.B.R. Clarke 壹分銀; 1989年5月Philip Ireland 三分銀; 1967年10月Sir Percival David 及1989年5月Philip Ireland 伍分銀.

HK$250,000 to HK$280,000